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HIGH SPEED INTERNET
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Despite State Barriers, Cities Push To Expand High-Speed Internet
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Cities may not be able to turn to the Federal Communications Commission for help getting around state laws that prohibit
Verizon New York Lost $2.5 Billion in Just 2014, and that Might be the Good News
Verizon New York's Annual Report for 2014 has just come out and it is a page turner. Let me start with some facts and then answer two questions -- How did Verizon New York lose billions in 2014? Isn't FiOS, Verizon's fiber optic service, profitable?
Net Neutrality Is Now Just 'Net Ridiculous'
Net Neutrality itself doesn't solve America's communications problems and we hope that the FCC decides to actually investigate our claims that a) Verizon failed to disclose that the networks are already Title II.
Time Warner Cable's High-Speed Internet 97 Percent Profit Margin is a Big, Bright Red Flag; Critics Rebuked.
And I'll be the first to admit that there are fundamental questions that need answers before any merger is approved. We'd
Time Warner Cable's 97 Percent Profit Margin on High-Speed Internet Service Exposed
In our Petition for Investigation of Time Warner Cable (TWC) and Comcast, we point out that TWC's High-Speed Internet service has a 97 percent profit margin and a number of people asked how that statistic was derived. Simple. Time Warner Cable provides the information, (with some caveats).
Verizon FiOS Football Girl Steals The Show In Super Bowl Commercial (VIDEO)
The Verizon FIOS girl stole the hearts of Super Bowl viewers when she showed us in a commercial that it is possible to have
Warning: Time Warner-CBS Clash Points Up Big Trouble Ahead
Retired producer for NBC Nightly News
It's a dispute over dollars, a battle one consumer advocate called "a food fight between two haves at our expense."
The Starting Block America Needs: High-Speed Broadband in Every School
Assistant Vice President of Public Affairs, AT&T
Broadband will serve as a launching pad for the next generation of America's diverse workforce and it starts with expanded access to high-speed mobile broadband in every classroom, community library and small business suite across the country.
Comcast, Verizon Editorials Distort True Picture of U.S. Internet Service, Experts Say
By some measures, U.S. broadband service has improved. About half of Americans now access broadband with speeds of more than
Women in Technology -- Past, Present and Future
Tamika D. Mallory
Esteemed social justice leader, advocate and activist
Make no mistake -- America's connectivity is one of the most important economic and social issues we face.
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The Future of Film Distribution
Schuyler M. Moore
Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, LLP; Author
Oh, what a shame it is that the U.S. is a third-world country -- at least when it comes to Internet download speeds for massive files, such as movies.
Growing the Internet: IP Network Conversion Helps Creators, Too
Founder, Christian L. Castle Attorneys, Austin
A huge technological transformation is underway in the U.S. and around the globe: Consumers are abandoning older technologies in favor of high-speed Internet services that rely on modern, fiber-based or IP-enabled broadband networks.
AT&T And Other Internet Providers Still Not Delivering Advertised Speeds: FCC
But the report also found that subscribers of AT&T, CenturyLink, Qwest and Verizon's DSL service were still not receiving
Cable service data caps may be less about congestion, more about profits
FreedomPop Delivers Free Internet, Challenging Major Broadband Providers
FreedomPop's free service comes with a cap that restricts users to mostly email and basic Web surfing. Stokols said it would
2012 Broadband Index: States Making Progress On Boosting Broadband
Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Cisco
Broadband-connected businesses report $300,000 more in revenues on average than those without. Children online are two times more likely to go to college than those not connected. As more connections are made, quality broadband becomes simply indispensable.
FCC Finds Rural Internet Access Is Still Lagging
“The U.S. has now regained global leadership in key areas of the broadband economy, including mobile, where we lead in mobile
Google Fiber, Company's New Super Fast Internet Service, Launches In Kansas City
The search giant's new Internet service, known as "Google Fiber," is currently available only to residents of Kansas City
Broadband Wars, Verizon NJ Update: Kick the Wireless Cantenna?
The Cantenna, with its overhyped "4G" service, is ostensibly "designed for use in rural and remote homes that can't get DSL or cable." Verizon has been rolling out Cantenna to rural areas so that they don't have to bother upgrading the wires.
Google Network Shows Hollywood Trap: Between Fiddlers and Franklin
The entertainment industry should no longer fear technological change. It should no longer cling to a precarious balance on the roof of an industrial structure constructed long ago. It's time to look on technology as an opportunity, and to conquer its fear of the unknown.
Digital Divide in Mississippi Splits Along Racial Lines, Report Finds
"At a time when Mississippians need jobs, better schools and health care, it is critical that Mississippi innovate local
Tackling Digital Literacy and Unemployment: California's Social Gaming Approach
Entrepreneur. Tech Lawyer. Partner @gamallp. Teaching @UCILaw....
There is a group of people who are challenged by a fundamental problem: lack of access to the Internet in their homes, coupled with the inability to engage in our information economy since they lack basic digital literacy skills.
Rural Broadband Plan Gets $103 Million Expansion
One of the grants announced Monday will help provide Internet services to about 570 members of the Karuk Native American
U.K. Unveils Superfast Broadband Plan
Culture secretary Jeremy Hunt will fire the starting gun on the race to turn Britain's internet "not spots" into hot spots
'Google Fiber' Gigabit Internet Tested At Stanford University Campus
Google has chosen the Stanford campus to be the pilot site for its new ultra high-speed internet, Google Fiber. “Google plans
Silverton: Qwest Fiber-Optic Link Never Completed Despite Taxpayer Funding
San Juan County and the Town of Silverton filed a formal complaint Wednesday, June 30, with the Colorado Public Utilities
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